Ortelius - Italiae Novissima Descriptio
- Date: 1579
- Condition: AA
- Colour: Uncoloured.
- Size: 19 3/4 x 13 5/8 inches
Title: 'Italiae Novissima Descriptio, Auctore Iacopo Gastaldo Pedemontano'. From the Theatrum Orbis Terrarum.
A beautiful map of Italy based on an earlier work done by Gastaldi. Features a vignette of Neptune and a female mermaid companion, sea monsters ships and decorative cartouches.
In very good condition with a minor centerfold repair that is only visible from the verso.
Van den Broecke # 117